This first volume of European polypores includes a detailed flora of this group and information on the macromorphology, micromorphology, taxonomy, decay characteristics, pathological significance, culturing from fresh specimens, sexuality in polypores, forest regions in Europe, mycogeography, practical advice for collecting and determination and a key to families and genera. Acknowledgements, a glossary, lists of authors, references and an index are included in Volume 2.
No dust wrapper but boards are in fine condition with clear gilt lettering. Internal pages are clean and unmarked and include black & white line drawings. Comes with a small errata sheet.